The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 57 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 3 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.53% 5.41% 5.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% 14.89% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £42,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.87%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £75,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +62.16%
MQSeries
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
84 188 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.95% 36.29% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 64 129 71
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Watford region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in Watford

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Log4j
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Spring

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (75.00%) CMS
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (25.00%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Log4j
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Mockito
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (50.00%) EJB
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) JSTL
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Integration
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) RAD
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Interwoven
3 2 (50.00%) ATG
3 2 (50.00%) Blue Martini
3 2 (50.00%) Elastic Path
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle